2015-07-19 20:17:56 UTC

May 19, 2015

The award will support Dr. Acosta’s goal of pursuing a career in academic medicine.

INSERT NAME Acosta received the 2015 AGA/AGA-GRG Fellow Abstract Prize from the AGA Research Foundation

This award gives me the motivation, energy and determination needed to be a successful physician scientist, who is recognized as his peers and reflects my hard work during my fellowship,” said Dr. Acosta.

“Finally, obtaining the AGA 2015 Fellow Award strongly supports my decision of pursuing my passion in academic medicine,” he added.

Dr. Acosta offered his gratitude to AGA, his coauthors, as well as to his mentor, Dr. Michael Camilleri for his “constant support, guide and generosity.”